721 kms Southeast of Perth

Once again, many thanks to Renae @ the Shire of Esperance for additional information.

Please note: Spelling of names, number of children, etc vary on documentation.  Where possible corrections have been made but only if it was an obvious mistake.

Memorials as a rule do not have a plot numbers.

Address: Windich Street Esperance WA 6450
Postal Address:
PO Box 507 Esperance WA 6450
Telephone: (08) 9071 0666
Facsimilie: (08) 9071 0600



denotes  a Headstone or plaque is present


All graves have been photographed. Contact for a copy (no charge)


Jill Bickmore 15 August 2009















***Lawn  2198, 2197 & 1964, 

Van Der PLANK, Maria


Burial of ashes under plinth: 08-06-2005

Place of Birth: Netherlands

Place of Death: Seville Grove


Van Der PLANK, Jan


Burial of ashes under plinth: 08-06-2005

Funeral Directors: Esperance Funeral Services

Place of Birth: Netherlands

Place of Death: SCGH

Occupation: Labourer

Inscription: ‘Reunited with their beloved daughter’




Inscription: ‘In Loving Memory of Maria…….  Forever loved daughter and sister. Most devoted mother. Rest now my love’


Lawn 1230

Van KOUWEN, Gerard (Gerry)



Lawn 1905

VARLEY, Clifford George


Inscription: ‘Loving husband of Valerie. Loving father of Lance, Peter, June, Ray, Keith and Alan. Fond Memories’



VINCENT, William Henry Hutchinson

16-04-1929 aged 68 years @  Mrs. Ryan’s, Esperance

Burial: 16-04-1929 Minister: Rev. J. W. Henderson, Thos R. Orr, G. T. Heenan.


Lawn 2314


23-12-193224-06-2007 74 years

Burial: 27-06-2007

Funeral Directors: Esperance Funeral Services

Place of Birth: Manchester, England

Place of Death: Esperance District Hospital

Inscription: ‘Beloved wife, cherished mother, adored grandmother & great grandmother. Loved sister & aunt, treasured friend. Her star will forever shine’


Lawn 2279 & 2280

VODDEN, Thomas Joseph


Burial: 18-12-2006

Funeral Directors: Esperance Funeral Services

Service Minister: Pastor Bill Kirkland

Occupation: Retired Business Proprietor

Place of Birth: Essendon, Victoria

Place of Death: Esperance District Hospital

Inscription: ‘Loving husband of Shirley. Father of Brenda, Thomas & Clinton (dec). Forever in our hearts’


VODDEN, Clinton Paul


Burial of ashes under plinth 18-12-2006

Inscription: ‘Loving Son of Shirley & Tom

Brother of Brenda ….and Thomas’


Lawn 1666

VOIGT, Iris Amabel (nee ROBB)

22-02-1996 aged 63 years

Inscription: ‘Dearly loved wife of Tom. Mother of Susan, Douglas, Sheryl, David and Jennifer’


Lawn 2112

VOIGT, Janice Claire


Inscription: ‘Loving wife of Don. Mother of Carolyn & Nigel’


Lawn 2276

VOIGT, Thomas George


Burial: 09-12-206 Ashes Interment by private Cemermony

Occupation: Farm Hand

Place of Death: Esperance District Hospital


Lawn 1562


01-06-1994 aged 50 years

Burial: 10-06-1994

Funeral Director: EFS

Minister: Pastor J. Barlow

Place of Death: 31 Hamersley Street, Esperance, WA


Lawn 1954

VON CASTEL, Wilma Francis ‘Nookie

07-06-193327-05-2001 aged 67 years

Inscription: ‘Beloved mother of 6. Nanna Noon to 15. Remembered for your love and the times we shared. Remembered for your smile and the way you cared. ‘Forever in our Hearts’


Uniting 540/1899

van LEEUWEN, Judy

13-11-1965 aged 6 years


van LEEUWEN, Johanna


Inscription: ‘In loving memory - Forever in our Hearts. Rest in Peace’


RC 952/1163


23-10-1979 aged 84 years



29-04-1985 aged 79 years

Inscription: ‘Loved husband & father of Mary, Joe Luke & Mary. R.I.P’







See also: Grass Patch & Salmon Gums for further burials in Esperance Shire.



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